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What's On

Here you’ll find details of events by the Zero Carbon Cumbria Partnership and the wide range of Zero Carbon Cumbria projects funded by the National Lottery.

Great Big Green Week – Skill Swap Event

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This online training and skill sharing event will hear from some of last year’s Great Big Green Week participants – and will cover topics such as planning, promotion, and how to make your activity as low-carbon as possible.

Business Breakfasts with the Westmorland and Furness Green Enterprise Hub

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The Cumbria Chamber of Commerce have teamed up with Westmorland and Furness Council to stage a series of business breakfasts. We’re pleased to be joined by representatives from Cumbria Chamber of Commerce, Cumbria Local Enterprise Partnership and Cumbria Action for Sustainability who will giving an insight into the various business support programmes they run that […]

Westogether event: A wilder vision for Walkmill Community Woodland

Walkmill Community Woodland RUFC Clubhouse, Moresby Parks

West Cumbria Rivers Trust welcome members of the Westogether Climate Action Network (and anyone else who might be interested!) to an opportunity to find out more about the work of apprentices Monica, Sophie, Aaron and Jack, as well as understanding more about the recruitment and management of volunteers

Charge My Street – Electric Vehicle Info Event

Victory Hall Station Road, Broughton In Furness

Charge My Street are hosting a public info event. Discover more about the EV charge points at Victory Hall, and learn more about the Cumbrian social enterprise, Charge my Street and their plans to utilise local renewable energy. Plus more info about EVs, potential new charge sites, investment in their community benefit society and upcoming […]

Free

Green Screen – Penrith Alhambra

Penrith, Alhambra Middlegate, Penrith, Cumbria, United Kingdom

Next Green Screen at the Alhambra in Penrith - a screening of Six Inches of Soil.

Craft de-stash fair

Allithwaite Community Center Quarry Lane,, Grange - over - sands

Local crafters will be selling their stash, including fabrics / sewing patterns, paper craft materials, beading and jewellery making, and much more. Free entry to the fair. Message Janet to find out availability for a stall.   

Taking my business forward: Inspiration and innovative thinking for a sustainable future – WF Green Enterprise Hub

Basecamp North Lakes Cocklakes House, Troutbeck

Join us for an informal and inspiring afternoon of discussion and collaboration on Tuesday 30th April at Basecamp North Lakes, Troutbeck, Penrith. We will start at 2pm with refreshments and a light lunch and end around 5.30pm. This event is for local SME and social enterprise business owners, leaders and managers based in, or conducting significant business in, Westmorland and Furness. SMEs are […]

Full Partnership Meeting

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All partners are invited to hear an update from the Zero Carbon Cumbria Partnership, with opportunities to ask questions and participate. Click here to add to your calendar.

Event Series Alston Repair Cafe

Alston Repair Cafe

Alston Town Hall The Annex, Town Hall, Front St,, Alston, United Kingdom

Join us at the Repair Café in Alston Town Hall Annexe this Saturday from 10 am to 3pm. Contact: repaircafe@alstonworkshop.org Find out more  

Event Series Carlisle Repair Cafe

Carlisle Repair Cafe

Botcherby Community Centre Victoria Road, Carlisle

Have items gathering dust that need repairing? From electrical items to clothes, repair cafes use volunteers to run informal and friendly events where you can save items from landfill. Click below to find out more. More info

Event Series Cartmel Peninsular Repair Cafe

Cartmel Peninsula Repair Cafe

Grange Methodist Church Grange Methodist Church, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria

Our wonderful volunteer repairers will also offer textile repairs, zips, darning etc, electronics repairs, repairs of mechanical, wood and metal items, plus electrical repairs. There will also be refreshments!

Event Series Cartmel Peninsular Repair Cafe

Cartmel Peninsula Repair Cafe

Grange Methodist Church Grange Methodist Church, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria

Our wonderful volunteer repairers will also offer textile repairs, zips, darning etc, electronics repairs, repairs of mechanical, wood and metal items, plus electrical repairs. There will also be refreshments!

Taking my business forward: Inspiration and innovative thinking for a sustainable future – WF Green Enterprise Hub

The Base Ford Park, Ulverston

Join us for an informal and inspiring afternoon of discussion and collaboration on Tuesday 7th May at The Base, Ford Park, Ulverston. We will start at 5pm with refreshments and end around 7.30pm with a hot supper and opportunity for networking. This event is for local SME and social enterprise business owners, leaders and managers based in, or conducting significant […]

Ensure your Great Big Green Week Event makes a political impact

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Are you hosting or attending an event for Great Big Green Week 2024?  At Hope for the Future we believe in the power of democratic engagement in calling for action on the climate and nature crisis. We are the UK's expert in training and supporting people to have impactful interactions and conversations with their politicians. […]

Carbon and Climate Literacy for Westmorland and Furness Business

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Do you want to get your facts straight about the latest climate science? Develop an understanding of carbon footprints and build your knowledge of what we can all do, at home, in our communities and at work, to help restore the balance?   Our interactive Climate and Carbon Literacy training course, offered to micro, small and medium sized organisations (SMEs) based in or […]

Event Series Kendal Repair Cafe

Kendal Repair Cafe

Space2Create Unit 31, The Factory, Aynam Road, Kendal

Have items gathering dust that need repairing? From electrical items to clothes, repair cafes use volunteers to run informal and friendly events where you can save items from landfill. Click below to find out more. More info

Event Series Kendal Repair Cafe

Kendal Repair Cafe

Space2Create Unit 31, The Factory, Aynam Road, Kendal

Simply Repair holds community repair events where you can get clothes, small electrical items, furniture, baskets, books, toys, jewellery and other household items repaired. We bring together people with skills to repair and those who want to learn to repair.

Event Series Penrith Repair Cafe

Penrith Repair Cafe

Penrith Old Fire Station Bridge Lane, Penrith, Cumbria, United Kingdom

The fantastically talented volunteers at Penrith Repair Cafe are great at fixing a wide variety of items, from broken electronics to holey clothes and ornaments. They'll share their expertise and top tips with you while they fix your items to give you confidence to tackle your next repair yourself. There's also delicious home made cake, […]

Six Inches of Soil Screening

The Gather, Ennerdale The Ennerdale Centre, Cleator

A screening of the influential and inspirational 'Six Inches of Soil'. The inspiring story of young British farmers standing up against the industrial food system and transforming the way they produce food - to heal the soil, our health and provide for local communities.

£5
Event Series Ulverston Repair Cafe

Ulverston Repair Cafe

Croftlands Community Centre 44 Central Drive, Ulverston

Have items gathering dust that need repairing? From electrical items to clothes, repair cafes use volunteers to run informal and friendly events where you can save items from landfill. More info

Business Breakfasts with the Westmorland and Furness Green Enterprise Hub

Varies

The Cumbria Chamber of Commerce have teamed up with Westmorland and Furness Council to stage a series of business breakfasts. We’re pleased to be joined by representatives from Cumbria Chamber of Commerce, Cumbria Local Enterprise Partnership and Cumbria Action for Sustainability who will giving an insight into the various business support programmes they run that […]

Conversation café and slow cycle

Carlisle TBC, Carlisle, Cumbria, United Kingdom

A slow cycle ride through the streets of Carlisle (route tbc) hosted by Sustainable Carlisle with a chat at a local food and drink establishment. The conversation is informal, but it is around a set theme / agenda to gather your thoughts and focus your attention. More info

Event Series Alston Repair Cafe

Alston Repair Cafe

Alston Town Hall The Annex, Town Hall, Front St,, Alston, United Kingdom

Join us at the Repair Café in Alston Town Hall Annexe this Saturday from 10 am to 3pm. Contact: repaircafe@alstonworkshop.org Find out more  

Event Series Carlisle Repair Cafe

Carlisle Repair Cafe

Botcherby Community Centre Victoria Road, Carlisle

Have items gathering dust that need repairing? From electrical items to clothes, repair cafes use volunteers to run informal and friendly events where you can save items from landfill. Click below to find out more. More info

Event Series Cartmel Peninsular Repair Cafe

Cartmel Peninsula Repair Cafe

Grange Methodist Church Grange Methodist Church, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria

Our wonderful volunteer repairers will also offer textile repairs, zips, darning etc, electronics repairs, repairs of mechanical, wood and metal items, plus electrical repairs. There will also be refreshments!

Event Series Penrith Repair Cafe

Penrith Repair Cafe

Penrith Old Fire Station Bridge Lane, Penrith, Cumbria, United Kingdom

The fantastically talented volunteers at Penrith Repair Cafe are great at fixing a wide variety of items, from broken electronics to holey clothes and ornaments. They'll share their expertise and top tips with you while they fix your items to give you confidence to tackle your next repair yourself. There's also delicious home made cake, […]

Event Series Ulverston Repair Cafe

Ulverston Repair Cafe

Croftlands Community Centre 44 Central Drive, Ulverston

Have items gathering dust that need repairing? From electrical items to clothes, repair cafes use volunteers to run informal and friendly events where you can save items from landfill. More info

Event Series Kendal Repair Cafe

Kendal Repair Cafe

Space2Create Unit 31, The Factory, Aynam Road, Kendal

Have items gathering dust that need repairing? From electrical items to clothes, repair cafes use volunteers to run informal and friendly events where you can save items from landfill. Click below to find out more. More info

Event Series Kendal Repair Cafe

Kendal Repair Cafe

Space2Create Unit 31, The Factory, Aynam Road, Kendal

Simply Repair holds community repair events where you can get clothes, small electrical items, furniture, baskets, books, toys, jewellery and other household items repaired. We bring together people with skills to repair and those who want to learn to repair.

Conversation café and slow cycle

Carlisle TBC, Carlisle, Cumbria, United Kingdom

A slow cycle ride through the streets of Carlisle (route tbc) hosted by Sustainable Carlisle with a chat at a local food and drink establishment. The conversation is informal, but it is around a set theme / agenda to gather your thoughts and focus your attention. More info

Business Breakfasts with the Westmorland and Furness Green Enterprise Hub

Varies

The Cumbria Chamber of Commerce have teamed up with Westmorland and Furness Council to stage a series of business breakfasts. We’re pleased to be joined by representatives from Cumbria Chamber of Commerce, Cumbria Local Enterprise Partnership and Cumbria Action for Sustainability who will giving an insight into the various business support programmes they run that […]

Event Series Brampton and Fellside Repair Cafe

Brampton and Fellside Repair Cafe

Brampton Community Centre Union Lane, Brampton, Brampton, Carlisle, United Kingdom

Have items gathering dust that need repairing? From electrical items to clothes, repair cafes use volunteers to run informal and friendly events where you can save items from landfill. Click below to find out more. More info

Event Series Cartmel Peninsular Repair Cafe

Cartmel Peninsula Repair Cafe

Grange Methodist Church Grange Methodist Church, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria

Our wonderful volunteer repairers will also offer textile repairs, zips, darning etc, electronics repairs, repairs of mechanical, wood and metal items, plus electrical repairs. There will also be refreshments!

Event Series Alston Repair Cafe

Alston Repair Cafe

Alston Town Hall The Annex, Town Hall, Front St,, Alston, United Kingdom

Join us at the Repair Café in Alston Town Hall Annexe this Saturday from 10 am to 3pm. Contact: repaircafe@alstonworkshop.org Find out more  

Event Series Carlisle Repair Cafe

Carlisle Repair Cafe

Botcherby Community Centre Victoria Road, Carlisle

Have items gathering dust that need repairing? From electrical items to clothes, repair cafes use volunteers to run informal and friendly events where you can save items from landfill. Click below to find out more. More info

Event Series Ulverston Repair Cafe

Ulverston Repair Cafe

Croftlands Community Centre 44 Central Drive, Ulverston

Have items gathering dust that need repairing? From electrical items to clothes, repair cafes use volunteers to run informal and friendly events where you can save items from landfill. More info

Event Series Kendal Repair Cafe

Kendal Repair Cafe

Space2Create Unit 31, The Factory, Aynam Road, Kendal

Have items gathering dust that need repairing? From electrical items to clothes, repair cafes use volunteers to run informal and friendly events where you can save items from landfill. Click below to find out more. More info

Event Series Kendal Repair Cafe

Kendal Repair Cafe

Space2Create Unit 31, The Factory, Aynam Road, Kendal

Simply Repair holds community repair events where you can get clothes, small electrical items, furniture, baskets, books, toys, jewellery and other household items repaired. We bring together people with skills to repair and those who want to learn to repair.

Event Series Penrith Repair Cafe

Penrith Repair Cafe

Penrith Old Fire Station Bridge Lane, Penrith, Cumbria, United Kingdom

The fantastically talented volunteers at Penrith Repair Cafe are great at fixing a wide variety of items, from broken electronics to holey clothes and ornaments. They'll share their expertise and top tips with you while they fix your items to give you confidence to tackle your next repair yourself. There's also delicious home made cake, […]

Conversation café and slow cycle

Carlisle TBC, Carlisle, Cumbria, United Kingdom

A slow cycle ride through the streets of Carlisle (route tbc) hosted by Sustainable Carlisle with a chat at a local food and drink establishment. The conversation is informal, but it is around a set theme / agenda to gather your thoughts and focus your attention. More info

Event Series Alston Repair Cafe

Alston Repair Cafe

Alston Town Hall The Annex, Town Hall, Front St,, Alston, United Kingdom

Join us at the Repair Café in Alston Town Hall Annexe this Saturday from 10 am to 3pm. Contact: repaircafe@alstonworkshop.org Find out more  

Event Series Carlisle Repair Cafe

Carlisle Repair Cafe

Botcherby Community Centre Victoria Road, Carlisle

Have items gathering dust that need repairing? From electrical items to clothes, repair cafes use volunteers to run informal and friendly events where you can save items from landfill. Click below to find out more. More info

Event Series Cartmel Peninsular Repair Cafe

Cartmel Peninsula Repair Cafe

Grange Methodist Church Grange Methodist Church, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria

Our wonderful volunteer repairers will also offer textile repairs, zips, darning etc, electronics repairs, repairs of mechanical, wood and metal items, plus electrical repairs. There will also be refreshments!

Event Series Kendal Repair Cafe

Kendal Repair Cafe

Space2Create Unit 31, The Factory, Aynam Road, Kendal

Have items gathering dust that need repairing? From electrical items to clothes, repair cafes use volunteers to run informal and friendly events where you can save items from landfill. Click below to find out more. More info

Event Series Penrith Repair Cafe

Penrith Repair Cafe

Penrith Old Fire Station Bridge Lane, Penrith, Cumbria, United Kingdom

The fantastically talented volunteers at Penrith Repair Cafe are great at fixing a wide variety of items, from broken electronics to holey clothes and ornaments. They'll share their expertise and top tips with you while they fix your items to give you confidence to tackle your next repair yourself. There's also delicious home made cake, […]

Event Series Ulverston Repair Cafe

Ulverston Repair Cafe

Croftlands Community Centre 44 Central Drive, Ulverston

Have items gathering dust that need repairing? From electrical items to clothes, repair cafes use volunteers to run informal and friendly events where you can save items from landfill. More info

Conversation café and slow cycle

Carlisle TBC, Carlisle, Cumbria, United Kingdom

A slow cycle ride through the streets of Carlisle (route tbc) hosted by Sustainable Carlisle with a chat at a local food and drink establishment. The conversation is informal, but it is around a set theme / agenda to gather your thoughts and focus your attention. More info

Event Series Brampton and Fellside Repair Cafe

Brampton and Fellside Repair Cafe

Brampton Community Centre Union Lane, Brampton, Brampton, Carlisle, United Kingdom

Have items gathering dust that need repairing? From electrical items to clothes, repair cafes use volunteers to run informal and friendly events where you can save items from landfill. Click below to find out more. More info

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